10/6/2014: Last Week in Tech, in Tweets

1. HP announces breakup plans. On their own, the two new HPs would each easily fit in the top half of the Fortune 500 http://t.co/TGmopJbME6 — NYTimes Bits (@nytimesbits) October 6, 2014 HP increases layoffs to 55,000 — and even more cuts are likely http://t.co/8xb37RNBkb — BI: Tech (@SAI) October 6, 2014 2. Uber continues […]

1. HP announces breakup plans.

2. Uber continues to have a tough time in Europe.

3. Ello is the new hip social media platform.

4. Facebook is acquiring WhatsApp for $22 billion.

5. Square’s latest round of funding has set their valuation at $6 billion.

6. Apple/Adobe launch creative SDK for iOS.

7. Alternative sources of energy are slowly replacing fossil fuels.

8. The price of Bitcoin drops as cryptocurrency continues to recieve support from retailers.

9. This week in 3d printing: assault weapons?

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